Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Exchange Server 2013 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Exchange Server 2013 over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 98 105
Rank change year-on-year +24 +7 -
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 17 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.28% 0.20% 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.37% 1.49% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 6
Cheshire median daily rate £288 £300 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.17% +8.11% -
10th Percentile £196 £208 £213
90th Percentile £403 £420 £405
North West median daily rate £300 £300 £310
% change year-on-year - -3.23% -11.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £13.00 - -

Exchange Server 2013 is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 203 202 236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 15.23% 13.67% 11.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 145 138
Cheshire median daily rate £330 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% -6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £254 £227 £263
90th Percentile £549 £575 £491
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £413
% change year-on-year +3.23% -6.06% +26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 23
Cheshire median hourly rate £30.00 £14.18 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +111.57% -25.37% +5.56%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.25 £10.30
90th Percentile £38.75 £17.77 £34.35
North West median hourly rate £22.00 £15.00 £17.17
% change year-on-year +46.67% -12.64% +2.23%

Exchange Server 2013
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Exchange Server 2013 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2013 in Cheshire

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2013 in Cheshire

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 in Cheshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Exchange Server 2013 in Cheshire

Exchange Server 2013
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 8 £278 - 1
Chester +14 4 £295 +55.26% 1
Wilmslow - 1 £97 -
Exchange Server 2013
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2013.

1 15 (88.24%) MS Exchange
2 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 13 (76.47%) Office 365
3 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
4 10 (58.82%) SharePoint
5 8 (47.06%) Migration
5 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
5 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
6 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (41.18%) PKI
6 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
6 7 (41.18%) Windows
7 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
7 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (35.29%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (29.41%) Skype for Business
8 5 (29.41%) Windows 10
9 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
9 4 (23.53%) Symantec
9 4 (23.53%) Identity Management
9 4 (23.53%) Citrix
9 4 (23.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (17.65%) DNS
10 3 (17.65%) SQL
10 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
10 3 (17.65%) Replication
10 3 (17.65%) Skype
11 2 (11.76%) Email Migration
11 2 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance

Exchange Server 2013
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (88.24%) MS Exchange
2 10 (58.82%) SharePoint
3 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (29.41%) Skype for Business
6 2 (11.76%) WordPress
7 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 13 (76.47%) Office 365
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
1 3 (17.65%) Skype
2 1 (5.88%) DKIM
2 1 (5.88%) DMARC
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (5.88%) OLAP
3 1 (5.88%) OLTP
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) SSDT
General
1 2 (11.76%) Local Government
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Exchange Migration Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Exchange Migration Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Messaging Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Migration Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Office 365 Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Office 365 Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Velocity
2 1 (5.88%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) PKI
2 3 (17.65%) Replication
3 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.88%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 10
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.88%) Android
6 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Migration
2 6 (35.29%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (23.53%) Identity Management
4 2 (11.76%) Email Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Task Automation
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) High Availability
5 1 (5.88%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (5.88%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 1 (5.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (5.88%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Citrix
2 4 (23.53%) Symantec
3 2 (11.76%) LANDesk
3 2 (11.76%) Veritas
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Apple
4 1 (5.88%) Google
4 1 (5.88%) RedGate
4 1 (5.88%) Samsung